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1 week 22 hours ago
Nine games in, the Whippets are 7-2 after a thorough 38-7 beating of the Caledonia Confederates in Region 4-4A play.  The win pushed the Whippet region record to 2-1 with a trip to Leake Central, 6-3 overall and 1-2 in region play, on Friday night at 7 p.m. up next for Kosciusko. “I thought it was a good team win, and we were able...
1 week 22 hours ago
The Ethel Lady Tiger softball team started their playoff run with a 17-7 and 12-5 series win over Stringer last Tuesday night.  Erin Watkins pitched for the Lady Tigers, getting both wins.  Shelby Lindsay and Brooklyn Pitt both had home runs for the Lady Tigers, and Brooklyn Whitman, Avery Bouchillon and Sidney Rone collected multiple...
1 week 6 days ago
Signs of work being done by a Kociusko-based cycling group can now be seen at several locations along the Natchez Trace Parkway. In recent weeks, lane stencils, also known as sharrows, have been painted at three different spots on the parkway to remind motorists that cyclists are common users of the road. Signs have also been installed to...
1 week 6 days ago
Cheerleaders from Kosciusko High School spent the early part of this week giving downtown a homecoming facelift. With downtown businesses now properly decorated for homecoming week, it is time for homecoming festivities, which kick off tonight (Thursday) with a huge pep rally on the Attala County Courthouse Square. A new twist for the pep...
1 week 6 days ago
FRENCH CAMP — Change came Saturday for the annual Harvest Festival at French Camp with the move of all activities to the downtown Historic District adjacent to the Natchez Trace Parkway. Crowds gathered on the grounds surrounding the Log Cabin where syrup making, entertainment, pony rides, offerings of food and other events were in...
2 weeks 21 hours ago
HOUSTON––It started rather slow for the Whippets on Friday night, but the outcome was really never in question once Kosciusko got on the board with 2:50 left in the first quarter on a 12-yard Narkist Hutchins run.  This score put the Whippets up 7-0 and propelled them to a 21-0 halftime lead that eventually ballooned into a 34-...
3 weeks 21 hours ago
Area residents received a little motivation last week from one of the best college baseball coaches in the country. John Cohen, head baseball coach at Mississippi State, served as the keynote speaker for the 8th annual CARE (Children Are the Reason for Excellence) Banquet held at the Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club of Kosciusko-Attala County...
3 weeks 21 hours ago
A new website to promote Kosciusko and Attala County went live last week.  Kosciusko.ms is the new site, which is headed up by the Kosciusko-Attala Development Corporation. The site features information on economic development, tourism, chamber activities and Kosciusko Main Street. The site also has portals to information about the City...
3 weeks 21 hours ago
Downtown Kosciusko looks a little more festive this week after several volunteers worked Saturday to place hay bales, scarecrows and pumpkins throughout the area. Volunteers with Kosciusko Main Street spent several hours Saturday decorating the Attala County Courthouse Square and adjacent areas.  “This is the second year that we...
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